Abner Doubleday - Reminiscences of Forts Moultrie and Sumner, & Chancellorsville and Gettysburg

Chancellorsville and Gettysburg Campaigns of the Civil War - VI

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Lists with This Book. This is written in the same familiar style of many of the Union officers who wrote about their experiences of the Civil War.

domaine-solitude.com: Abner Doubleday - Reminiscences of Forts Moultrie and Sumner, & Chancellorsville and Gettysburg eBook: Abner Doubleday: Kindle Store. Reminiscences of Forts Moultrie and Sumner ; Chancellorsville and Gettysburg ABNER DOUBLEDAY [] was a career army officer.

It is direct and factual. At times it could be dry.

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However, I thought the section on the first day of Gettysburg was one of the best and clearest descriptions of the battle. It would be an excellent guide to use if you were visiting the battlefield.

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It was a good book. Mar 26, Scott L.

First hand account of two of the pivotal battles in the War Between the States. Emma rated it liked it Apr 28, Bill Mullen rated it liked it Jul 05, Walt O'Hara rated it liked it Jul 07, Kevin rated it liked it Mar 31, Mike rated it liked it May 02, Ted rated it liked it Oct 10, Ann Buck rated it liked it Jul 23, Paul rated it liked it Feb 16, Mills, president of the National League, headed a committee to study baseball's beginnings.

The committee's report stated, "the first scheme for playing baseball, according to the best evidence obtainable to date, was devised by Abner Doubleday at Cooperstown, New York, in To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about Reminiscences of Forts Moultrie and Sumner ; Chancellorsville and Gettysburg , please sign up. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

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Doubleday served as a captain in the small US force men garrisoning Fort Sumter before the civil war broke out. The events of those five months are amazing, and a gripping story that every American should know. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. At times it could be dry.

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However, I thought the section on the first day of Gettysburg was one of the best and clearest descriptions of the battle. It would be an excellent guide to use if you were visiting the battlefield.

Although Doubleday achieved minor fame as a competent combat general with experience in many important Civil War battles, he is more widely remembered as the supposed inventor of the game of baseball, in Elihu Phinney's cow pasture in Cooperstown, New York, in This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Mike rated it liked it May 02, He was a commanding officer in the Union Army at the battles of Chancellorsville and Gettysburg. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

It was a good book. May 26, Elizabeth rated it really liked it. Good civil war history. Not as good as Grant, but it's written as well.

I couldn't finish it because I have an original copy, and the pages are so brittle I was endangering the book I was surprised by the quality and clarity of Doubleday's writing. My only issue was with the readibility of some of the maps; especially those less than a full page in size. Mar 26, Scott L. First hand account of two of the pivotal battles in the War Between the States. David rated it it was amazing Jan 26, Emma rated it liked it Apr 28, Abby rated it it was amazing Jul 11, John Ervin rated it it was amazing Sep 17, Bill Mullen rated it liked it Jul 05, Gaylyn Bell rated it really liked it Dec 30, Jack rated it really liked it Mar 03, Russell rated it it was ok Feb 26, Jerry rated it it was amazing Apr 05, Stavro Nashi rated it really liked it Sep 06, Walt O'Hara rated it liked it Jul 07, Matthew Bartlett rated it it was amazing Aug 27, Kevin rated it liked it Mar 31, Mike rated it liked it May 02, Jerry Scott rated it really liked it Nov 30, Ted rated it liked it Oct 10, Ted rated it really liked it Nov 24, Johnson rated it it was amazing Feb 07, Brandi rated it really liked it Jan 10, Ann Buck rated it liked it Jul 23,